Why Nations Fail

An award-winning professor of economics at MIT and a Harvard University political scientist and economist evaluate the reasons that some nations are poor while others succeed, outlining provocative perspectives that support theories about the importance of institutions. Reprint.

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  • Author : Daron Acemoglu
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Pages : 529 pages
  • ISBN : 0307719227
  • Rating : 4/5 from 18 reviews
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Why Nations Fail

Why Nations Fail
  • Author : Daron Acemoglu,James A. Robinson
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release : 06 December 2021
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An award-winning professor of economics at MIT and a Harvard University political scientist and economist evaluate the reasons that some nations are poor while others succeed, outlining provocative perspectives that support theories about the importance of institutions. Reprint.

The Narrow Corridor

The Narrow Corridor
  • Author : Daron Acemoglu,James A. Robinson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 24 September 2019
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"Why is it so difficult to develop and sustain liberal democracy? The best recent work on this subject comes from a remarkable pair of scholars, Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson. In their latest book, The Narrow Corridor, they have answered this question with great insight." -Fareed Zakaria, The Washington Post From the authors of the international bestseller Why Nations Fail, a crucial new big-picture framework that answers the question of how liberty flourishes in some states but falls to

Pillars of Prosperity

Pillars of Prosperity
  • Author : Timothy Besley,Torsten Persson
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 28 August 2011
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"Little else is required to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism, but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice; all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things." So wrote Adam Smith a quarter of a millennium ago. Using the tools of modern political economics and combining economic theory with a bird's-eye view of the data, this book reinterprets Smith's pillars of prosperity to explain the existence of

13 Bankers

13 Bankers
  • Author : Simon Johnson,James Kwak
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 30 March 2010
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In spite of its key role in creating the ruinous financial crisis of 2008, the American banking industry has grown bigger, more profitable, and more resistant to regulation than ever. Anchored by six megabanks whose assets amount to more than 60 percent of the country’s gross domestic product, this oligarchy proved it could first hold the global economy hostage and then use its political muscle to fight off meaningful reform. 13 Bankers brilliantly charts the rise to power of the financial sector

SUMMARY - Why Nations Fail: The Origins Of Power, Prosperity, And Poverty By Daron Acemoglu And James A. Robinson

SUMMARY - Why Nations Fail: The Origins Of Power, Prosperity, And Poverty By Daron Acemoglu And James A. Robinson
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  • Publisher : Shortcut Edition
  • Release : 05 June 2021
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* Our summary is short, simple and pragmatic. It allows you to have the essential ideas of a big book in less than 30 minutes. As you read this summary, you will learn why the presence or absence of certain political and economic institutions encourage or retard progress toward prosperity. You will also discover that : Poor countries are not poor because their leaders do not know how to enrich their people; China's current growth will not last; In many countries, the ruling

Why Latin American Nations Fail

Why Latin American Nations Fail
  • Author : Matías Vernengo,Esteban Pérez Caldentey
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 03 October 2017
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The question of development is a major topic in courses across the social sciences and history, particularly those focused on Latin America. Many scholars and instructors have tried to pinpoint, explain, and define the problem of underdevelopment in the region. With new ideas have come new strategies that by and large have failed to explain or reduce income disparity and relieve poverty in the region. Why Latin American Nations Fail brings together leading Latin Americanists from several disciplines to address

The Politics of Innovation

The Politics of Innovation
  • Author : Mark Zachary Taylor
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 04 May 2016
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Why are some countries better than others at science and technology (S&T)? Written in an approachable style, The Politics of Innovation provides readers from all backgrounds and levels of expertise a comprehensive introduction to the debates over national S&T competitiveness. It synthesizes over fifty years of theory and research on national innovation rates, bringing together the current political and economic wisdom, and latest findings, about how nations become S&T leaders. Many experts mistakenly believe that domestic institutions

Why Nations Fail

Why Nations Fail
  • Author : Summary Station
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 05 November 2015
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Learn About The History Of Nations In A Fraction Of The Time It Takes To Read The Actual Book!!! Get this 1# Amazon bestseller for just $2.99. Regularly priced at $9.99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device Acemoglu's theory and explanation of the differences in global prosperity is as enlightening as it is entertaining. He manages to make the puzzling concept dead simple to understand because the book, rather then a lengthy lecture explaining the theory, is a

The Black Book of Communism

The Black Book of Communism
  • Author : G. Peter Albert,Stéphane Courtois,Nicolas Werth,Andrzej Paczkowski,Jean-Louis Panne,Karel Bartosek,Jean-Louis Margolin
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 06 December 1999
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Collects and analyzes seventy years of communist crimes that offer details on Kim Sung's Korea, Vietnam under "Uncle Ho," and Cuba under Castro.

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 10 January 2012
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Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings by Ellen

The Price of Prosperity

The Price of Prosperity
  • Author : Todd G. Buchholz
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 07 June 2016
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In this bold history and manifesto, a former White House director of economic policy exposes the economic, political, and cultural cracks that wealthy nations face and makes the case for transforming those same vulnerabilities into sources of strength—and the foundation of a national renewal. America and other developed countries, including Germany, Japan, France, and Great Britain are in desperate straits. The loss of community, a contracting jobs market, immigration fears, rising globalization, and poisonous partisanship—the adverse price of

Money and Government

Money and Government
  • Author : Robert Skidelsky
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 06 September 2018
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The dominant view in economics is that money and government should play only a minor role in economic life. Money, it is claimed, is nothing more than a medium of exchange; and economic outcomes are best left to the 'invisible hand' of the market. In contrast, the view taken in this important new book is that the omnipresence of uncertainty makes money and government essential features of any market economy. One reason we want to hold onto money is that

Why Nations Fail. Key Arguments and Empirical Support of the Theories

Why Nations Fail. Key Arguments and Empirical Support of the Theories
  • Author : Johannes Simon
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release : 25 June 2019
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Essay from the year 2018 in the subject Politics - International Politics - Topic: Globalization, Political Economics, University of Göttingen, language: English, abstract: “An estimated 766 million people, or 10.7 percent of the world’s population, lived in extreme poverty in 2013.” (World Bank 2017, p. 1) As if these numbers itself weren’t enough sign of the great inequality in incomes after centuries of prosperity, following the World Income Indicators, more than half of the people living under these circumstances originate from one region,

Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order

Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order
  • Author : Ray Dalio
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 30 November 2021
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From legendary investor Ray Dalio, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Principles, who has spent half a century studying global economies and markets, Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order examines history’s most turbulent economic and political periods to reveal why the times ahead will likely be radically different from those we’ve experienced in our lifetimes—and to offer practical advice on how to navigate them well. A few years ago, Ray Dalio noticed a confluence